Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Job Hotline
Employment Center

WIIDANOKEENDIWAG - Grand Opening 6pm Today!
Published: 4/19/2019 8:50:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

APRIL 19, 2019 - OCTOBER 5, 2019 - Grand Opening on April 19, 2019 • 6pm
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Cooking Together For The Good Life - Tuesday April 23
Published: 4/18/2019 3:12:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. | 7th Generation Ceremonial Building
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Drums Out
Published: 4/17/2019 11:21:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Every Wednesday | 6-8 p.m. | 7th Generation Blue House
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Taco Fundraiser
Published: 4/17/2019 11:17:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

May 10th | 8a-3p | 7th Gen
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Sasiwaans will be closing 4/17/19 at Noon
Published: 4/17/2019 10:02:00 AM - Education Dept.

Due to plumbing concern Sasiwaans will be closing for the remainder of the day 4/17/19. Students are to be picked up by noon. Bus will run at noon.
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Statewide Tribal Opioid Summit
Published: 4/16/2019 2:24:00 PM - Court

June 12 & 13, 2019 Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort Mount Pleasant, Mich.
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Honoring the Little People - Spring Offering Ceremony and Feast
Published: 4/16/2019 1:38:00 PM - 2% Distributions

May 24, 2019 from 11am-2pm At Sanilac Petroglyphs FREE & OPEN to the PUBLIC
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Lock In: Saginaw Chippewa Youth Council
Published: 4/16/2019 1:04:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Begins: Friday, April 19 at 8 p.m. | Ends: Saturday, April 20 at 8 a.m. |
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Birch Bark Quill Boxes: Collection Showing
Published: 4/16/2019 12:46:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Saturday, May 1 1, 2019 | 10am - 3pm | Free and Open To Public
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Sacred Mother Earth Symposium
Saturday, Apr 20th
9 am – 5 pm
Baby Swing & Moss Bag Workshop
Mar 11 - Mar 15th
5 pm – 7 pm
Fashion Show & Soup Fundraiser
Friday, March 1st
12 pm – 1 pm
Star Quilt Making Workshop
Feb 25 - Mar 1st
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Anishinabe Authors’ Book Fair
Saturday, Feb 23rd
1 pm – 5 pm

  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
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